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Warren Newson, considered a long shot to make the club as a utility outfielder, saw his chances diminish even further when he pulled up lame trying to beat out a grounder in the first inning.
Kelly was perfect through five innings, retiring 15 straight Visalia batters before Eddie Lara beat out an infield hit leading off the sixth.
Fox's KTTV's (Channel 11) news beat out KTLA (Channel 5), KCOP (Channel 13) and KCAL (Channel 9).
Bip Roberts hit a two-RBI double to left that scored Mike MacFarlane and Jose Offerman, who just barely beat out a throw to home.
Then second baseman Chris Martinez beat out a perfect bunt to score freshman Dennis Mikulich with the go-ahead run.